Scotty Pippen Jr. withdraws from draft, returning to Vandy

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Scotty Pippen Jr. has actually chosen to go back to Vanderbilt for his junior season after evaluating his choices for the NBA draft.

Vanderbilt revealed Wednesday night that Pippen will return for the upcoming season. Pippen revealed in April he would evaluate his draft status and not sign with a representative.

Pippen, who began 53 of his very first 54 video games played, was All-Southeastern Conference and ranked 2nd in the league scoring approximately 20.8 points a video game. That set a school scoring record for sophomores and likewise ranked as the seventh-highest scoring season in program history.

He likewise had the ninth-most helps per video game in school history last season balancing 4.9 per video game. Pippen was 3rd in the SEC and ninth nationally making 142 totally free tosses and 2nd in t he SEC balancing 1.77 takes a video game. He set an SEC Competition record for the majority of made totally free tosses without a miss out on in a single competition making all 25 over 2 video games.

Pippen will sign up with graduate transfers Liam Robbins from Minnesota and Dayton’s Rodney Chatman along with four-star employees Gabe Dorsey and Peyton Daniels.

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.